IJOC  Vol.3 No.3 , September 2013
Synthesis of 5-Substituted 2, 9-Dimethyl-1,10-Phenanthroline Dialdehydes and Their Schiff Bases with Sulfur-Containing Amines
ABSTRACT
Eight new Schiff bases of 5-nitro and 5-bromo-substituted 1,10-phenanthroline-2,9-dicarboxaldehydes with sulfur-containing amines, thiosemicarbazide, S-alkyl/aryl dithiocarbazates and 2-mercaptoaniline have been synthesized and characterized by a variety of spectroscopic methods. The condensation reactions of the dialdehydes with the amines were carried out both in the presence and absence of conc. sulfuric acid. A significant increase in yield of the Schiff bases was observed when the reactions were carried out in the presence of sulfuric acid.

Cite this paper
Z. Jaman, M. Karim, T. Siddiquee, A. Mirza and M. Ali, "Synthesis of 5-Substituted 2, 9-Dimethyl-1,10-Phenanthroline Dialdehydes and Their Schiff Bases with Sulfur-Containing Amines," International Journal of Organic Chemistry, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2013, pp. 214-219. doi: 10.4236/ijoc.2013.33029.
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